We need an experienced mobile software engineer, with the interest and skills to step into a hands-on coding position.
Heyzap is the largest mobile gaming community on Android and iPhone, helping millions of people discover mobile games and connect with friends or fellow gamers.
Located in the heart of San Francisco, we are funded by top tier investors (Y Combinator and Union Square Ventures) and we have a super fast growing user base.
In just 6 months, millions of users have downloaded our app and we are growing by over 50% every month.
Heyzap powers millions of game discoveries every month for our users, with over hundreds of thousands of check-ins per day.
Heyzap connects millions of game players together every month.
We are a small, agile team and release code to production continuously. We use kick-ass modern technologies like node.js, MongoDB and Redis, or whatever the appropriate tool is to help us get shit done™.
We work with the biggest game developers in the industry such as Digital Chocolate (Millionaire City), Pocket Gems (Tap Zoo), Zynga and Get Set Games (Megajump).
Work on iPhone/iPod/Android application architecture and push development using Objective C and Java.
Participate in all phases of our software development life cycle to convert concepts and specifications into released iPhone/iPod/Android applications and features.
Interact with our Rails app to hit Server Side REST APIs that integrate with the rest of the platform.
Interact daily with our systems and processes, including source control, bug tracking, testing, etc.
Expertise with your favorite dynamic programming language: Python, Ruby, etc.
Strong experience detecting and correcting memory usage issues, and optimizing code for application performance.
A great sense of product to understand how users and game developers interact with Heyzap.
Enthusiasm for working in a fast-paced startup. We ship to hundreds of thousands of people on a very regular basis, with tight schedules and small teams, and it takes a certain kind of energy and drive to get it done!
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent.
Experience with Social API’s (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
Generous Stock Options.
Powerful box and screen setup with comfy aeron chair
100% covered medical and dental insurance.
Unlimited Xbox, Wii, Coke, Juices, Coffee, Tea, Snacks and Foosball.